Ben's Bike Ride for Population Balance

During May and June 2002, Ben Stallings undertook a three week bicycling speaking tour in Minnesota-Iowa-Minnesota.

Who: Ben Stallings, Chief Operating Officer of World Population Balance, a former computer professional with a degree in psychology and a pair of itchy feet.  

What: A three-week-long solo speaking tour on a recumbent bicycle with a trailer.

When: Approximately May 20 to June 11, 2002.

Where: From Minneapolis to Mankato, Fort Dodge, Ames, Iowa City, Cedar Rapids, Waterloo, Austin, and Rochester, among other towns.

Why: To promote awareness about the benefits of population stabilizationHow: Primarily through media interviews (radio, newspapers, and TV stations) along the way.